UFCW Local 832

UFCW Local 832

March 17, 2010 18:16 ET

Correction: Press Conference and Solidarity Rally for Locked-Out CNIB Workers

Labour leaders and CNIB clients to speak at a Rally tomorrow.

CORRECTION from Source - correct copy follows: Original ReleaseID 201003170001 In a previous press release issued by UFCW Local 832 at Mar 17 2010 6:14PM, errors occurred. *The correct date for the rally is Thursday March 18 not 17. Attention: Assignment Editor, City Editor, News Editor, Photo Editor, Government/Political Affairs Editor WINNIPEG, MB, MEDIA ADVISORY--(Marketwire - March 17, 2010) - Please be advised that a Solidarity Rally will be held in front of the CNIB Office at 1080 Portage Avenue from 2:30 to 4:30p.m. The press conference for the media will be at 3:00pm and UFCW Local 832 President Robert Ziegler will be speaking along with MFL President Kevin Rebeck, CNIB staff who are currently locked out and Eric Mackinder President of the Winnipeg Chapter for the Alliance of Equality for Blind Canadians will also be on hand to speak at the rally.

WHO: UFCW Local 832, President Robert Ziegler
Manitoba Federation of Labour President Kevin Rebeck
Locked-out CNIB workers (Ann Harry & Laura Layton)
Alliance of the Equality for Blind Canadians, Winnipeg President Eric Mackinder

WHAT: Solidarity Rally and Press Conference regarding the lock-out of CNIB Workers

WHEN: Thursday, March 18, 2010 3:00 p.m.

WHERE: CNIB OFFICE, 1080 Portage, Winnipeg, MB (on the sidewalk) IN: HEALTH, JUSTICE, LABOUR, POLITICS, SOCIAL

Contact Information

  • Blake Crothers, Director of Communications, UFCW Local 832
    Primary Phone: 204-480-4930
    Secondary Phone: 204-479-3977
    E-mail: blake.crothers@ufcw832.com